The Week in Iceland, 03 May 2021

03.05.2021 - 13:02
Mynd: AEL / RÚV
The weekly news programme from RÚV English: an entertaining look at what's been going on in Iceland over the past seven days.

Alex Elliott is joined this week by the RÚV broadcast journalist Birgir Þór Harðarson. The programme was produced by Lydía Grétarsdóttir.

The next new episode will be available here on, RÚV English on Facebook, and through all the major podcast services (including Spotify), on Monday 10th May.

Highlights this week include welcoming the first tourists, the final stimulus package, a volatile volcano, pushing back against the lobbyists, and much more.

Today's closing song is Romeó og Júlía by Bubbi Morthens.

Alexander Elliott
Project manager